October 2020 Release Notes

The months keep flying by! Hoping that that you and yours are still able to stay safe. Here's what we've been up to this past October.

New in the Content Library

We've added 13 new pieces of content, including video and handouts in English πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ and Spanish πŸ‡ͺπŸ‡Έ. Check them out below.


  • COVID-19: CPR πŸ‡ͺπŸ‡Έ
  • COVID-19: Intubation & Breathing Machines πŸ‡ͺπŸ‡Έ
  • COVID-19: Goals of Care (Extended) πŸ‡ͺπŸ‡Έ
  • Pneumonia Vaccine for Adults (Handout) πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ
  • Flu Vaccine for Adults (Extended) (Handout) πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ
  • Flu Vaccine for Adults (Condensed) (Handout) πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ

Advanced Renal Disease

  • For Older Adults Making Decisions About Dialysis (Handout) πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ


  • Assisted Living πŸ‡ͺπŸ‡Έ

Home Health Care

  • Home Health Care Services (Handout) πŸ‡ͺπŸ‡Έ


  • Goals of Care: Conversations for Parents of Patients in the Pediatric ICU πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ
  • Compassionate Extubation πŸ‡ͺπŸ‡Έ


  • Shingles Vaccine for Adults (Handout) πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ

Palliative Care

  • What is Palliative Care (Handout) πŸ‡ΊπŸ‡Έ

Technology Platform Updates

Check out a summary below on recent updates for our iOS app.


  • Introduced compatibility for iOS 14
  • Accessibility improvements to user surveys
  • Made improvements to app logging and stability

New on the Blog

In case you missed it, here's the latest feature on our blog.

19 Evidence-Based Benefits of Advance Care Planning

(3 min read)

Read on for nineteen evidence-based benefits of ACP for healthcare systems, healthcare professionals, patients, and their families.

That's all for now! Take care and stay tuned for next month's updates.

- The ACP Decisions Team